Shoulder & Elbow

The shoulder and elbow surgical team within London Bridge Orthopaedics provides rapid diagnosis and treatment of painful shoulder and elbow disorders, shoulder injuries and upper limb fractures. Specialist shoulder and elbow consultations with associated diagnostic investigations, such as X-ray, MRI and ultrasound scans, can be arranged with minimal delay. The following pages present a general guide to shoulder and elbow problems. Contact us for more details about how our services can help you.

Shoulder and Elbow Symptoms

Common symptoms of shoulder and elbow problems include:

  • Pain
  • Stiffness
  • Weakness
  • Swelling
  • Instability

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Shoulder and Elbow Problems

 The most common shoulder and elbow conditions are:

  • Shoulder subluxation
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Tennis elbow
  • Golfer’s elbow
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Bursitis
  • Shoulder bursitis
  • Elbow bursitis
  • Shoulder impingement syndrome
  • Arthritis of the elbow
  • Shoulder and elbow arthritis
  • Shoulder and elbow fractures

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Shoulder and Elbow Treatments

We carry out a wide range of surgical and non-surgical procedures to treat shoulder and elbow conditions.

These include but are not limited to:

  • Shoulder arthroscopy (keyhole surgery)
  • Arthroscopic decompression
  • Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair
  • Arthroscopic shoulder stabilisation
  • Arthroscopic capsular releasee
  • Solid joint replacement
  • Reverse shoulder replacement
  • Physiotherapy
  • Imaging

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